Corendon–Circus

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Corendon–Circus
Team information
UCI codeCOC
RegisteredBelgium
Founded2008 (2008)
DisciplineRoad, Cyclo-cross
Status
  • Continental (2008–2018)
  • Professional Continental (2019–)
Key personnel
Team manager(s)Christoph Roodhooft
Philip Roodhooft
Team name history
2009–2015
2016
2016–2017
2018–
BKCP–Powerplus
BKCP–Corendon
Beobank–Corendon
Corendon–Circus

Corendon–Circus (UCI team code: COC) is a UCI Professional Continental cycling team that is based in Belgium and races predominantly the cyclo-cross season. The leaders of the team have in the past been cyclo-cross world champion Niels Albert, Philipp Walsleben and Radomír Šimůnek.

In December 2017, the team announced that Corendon Airlines, a Turkish-Dutch airline company, and Circus, a Belgian betting company had signed three-year sponsorship deals. Circus, who also sponsor the UCI Continental team, ERA–Circus announced they would continue to do so until the end of the cyclo-cross season in March.[1]

Team roster[edit]

As of 28 January 2019.[2][3][4]
Rider Date of birth
 Dries De Bondt (BEL) (1991-07-04) 4 July 1991 (age 27)
 Stijn Devolder (BEL) (1979-08-29) 29 August 1979 (age 39)
 Petter Fagerhaug (NOR) (1998-09-29) 29 September 1998 (age 20)
 Lasse Norman Hansen (DEN) (1992-02-11) 11 February 1992 (age 27)
 Roy Jans (BEL) (1990-09-15) 15 September 1990 (age 28)
 Jimmy Janssens (BEL) (1989-05-30) 30 May 1989 (age 29)
 Tom Meeusen (BEL) (1988-11-07) 7 November 1988 (age 30)
 Marcel Meisen (GER) (1989-01-08) 8 January 1989 (age 30)
 Jonas Rickaert (BEL) (1994-02-07) 7 February 1994 (age 25)
Rider Date of birth
 Loris Rouiller (SUI) (2000-02-21) 21 February 2000 (age 19)
 Joeri Stallaert (BEL) (1991-01-25) 25 January 1991 (age 28)
 Ben Turner (GBR) (1999-05-28) 28 May 1999 (age 19)
 David van der Poel (NED) (1992-06-15) 15 June 1992 (age 26)
 Mathieu van der Poel (NED) (1995-01-19) 19 January 1995 (age 24)
 Maarten van Trijp (NED) (1993-10-06) 6 October 1993 (age 25)
 Otto Vergaerde (BEL) (1994-07-15) 15 July 1994 (age 24)
 Gianni Vermeersch (BEL) (1992-11-19) 19 November 1992 (age 26)
 Philipp Walsleben (GER) (1987-11-19) 19 November 1987 (age 31)

Major wins[edit]

Cyclo-cross[edit]

2009
world championships, Niels Albert
U23 world championships, Philipp Walsleben
 Germany cyclo-cross championships, Philipp Walsleben
Duinencross Koksijde, Niels Albert
Superprestige Diegem, Niels Albert
Cyclo-cross Gavere, Niels Albert
Krawatencross, Niels Albert
Grand Prix Nommay, Niels Albert
Vlaamse Druivenveldrit Overijse, Niels Albert
Cyklokros Plzeň, Niels Albert
Grand Prix Lago le Bandie, Niels Albert
2010
U23 world championships, Arnaud Jouffroy
 Germany cyclo-cross Championships, Philipp Walsleben
Superprestige Diegem, Niels Albert
Grand Prix Adri van der Poel, Niels Albert
Ziklokross Igorre, Niels Albert
Duinencross Koksijde, Niels Albert
Azencross, Niels Albert
Scheldecross Antwerpen, Radomír Šimůnek, Jr.
Cyklokros Tábor, Radomír Šimůnek, Jr.
2011
 Belgium cyclo-cross Championships, Niels Albert
 Germany cyclo-cross Championships, Philipp Walsleben
Overall Cyclo-cross World Cup, Niels Albert
Tervuren, Niels Albert
Grand Prix Adri van der Poel, Niels Albert
Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle, Niels Albert
Kalmthout, Niels Albert
Cyclo-cross Ruddervoorde, Niels Albert
Zonhoven, Niels Albert
Dottignies, Niels Albert
Superprestige Diegem, Niels Albert
Azencross, Niels Albert
2012
world championships, Niels Albert
 Germany cyclo-cross championships, Philipp Walsleben
Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle, Niels Albert
Cyclo-cross Ronse, Niels Albert
Cyklokros Plzeň, Niels Albert
Azencross, Niels Albert
Superprestige Diegem, Niels Albert
2013
 Germany cyclo-cross championships, Philipp Walsleben
Overall UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup, Niels Albert
Krawatencross, Niels Albert
Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle, Niels Albert
Bollekescross, Niels Albert
Duinencross Koksijde, Niels Albert
Superprestige Gieten, Niels Albert
Memorial Romano Scotti, Niels Albert
2014
 Germany cyclo-cross championships, Philipp Walsleben
Superprestige Gieten, Mathieu van der Poel
Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle, Niels Albert
Superprestige Gieten, Mathieu van der Poel
Superprestige Diegem, Mathieu van der Poel

Road cycling[edit]

Philipp Walsleben winning the third stage of the 2013 Tour Alsace.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/van-der-poel-extends-as-corendon-team-gets-new-name-and-canyon-bikes/
  2. ^ "Corendon-Circus maakt plannen voor 2019 bekend!" [Corendon-Circus announces plans for 2019!]. Corendon–Circus (in Dutch). Team Ciclismo Mundial BVBA. 18 December 2018. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Turner wins GP Sven Nys U23 race". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  4. ^ Gachet, Nicolas (28 January 2019). "Un renfort pour Corendon-Circus" [A reinforcement for Corendon-Circus]. Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 28 January 2019.

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